Obits: Betty Jo Shores Ashburn

Published 12:00 am Thursday, September 18, 2014

Betty Jo Shores Ashburn

Ms. Betty Jo Shores Ashburn, 59, of Belaire Lane, Mocksville, died Wednesday, Sept. 10, 2014, at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center in Winston-Salem.

She was born Dec. 4, 1954, in Davie County to the late Richard Isaac Shores Sr. and Bessie Mae Owen Shores. Ms. Ashburn was of the Baptist faith and was retired from Davie County Hospital. 

She was preceded in death by a brother, Lonnie Shores; and a special friend, Charles Stewart.

Survivors: a son, Joseph Ashburn (Wendy); 8 siblings, Richard Shores Jr. (Judy) of Mocksville, Billy Shores, Martha Ashburn (Harvey), Linda McDaniel (John), Tommy Shores and Kathy McDaniel (Roger), all of Mocksville, Roy Lee Shores (Kay) of Salisbury; and Larry Shores of Greensboro; 6 grandchildren, Haley, Megan, Allison, Justin, Joshua and Jackson Ashburn; 2 special nephews, Dylan and Jesse; and several other nieces and nephews.

A funeral service was conducted at 3 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 13 at Eaton Funeral Chapel with Pastor Tim Cove officiating. Burial followed in Hope Baptist Tabernacle Cemetery. The family received friends Friday, Sept. 12 at the funeral home.

Memorials: Hospice/Palliative CareCenter, 377 Hospital St., Ste. 103, Mocksville; or Humane Society of Davie, 291 Eaton Rd, Mocksville.

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